SOMA - Assistant/Associate Professor Pharmacology

A.T. Still University
Arizona, United States
Salary Not Specified
Dec 07, 2020
Employment Type
Full Time

A.T. Still University's School of Osteopathic Medicine in Arizona (ATSU-SOMA) invites applications for a full-time faculty position in the Department of Basic Medical Science to teach Pharmacology to first- and second-year medical students. This is a full-time academic teaching position.


Applicants must possess either a Ph.D. in Pharmacology, Ph.D. in Basic Medical Science with an emphasis in Pharmacology or Pharm.D. degree. Rank and salary are commensurate with qualifications and experience.


The Assistant/Associate Professor is responsible for the development and delivery of educational content in pharmacology to SOMA students across the curriculum as assigned (lab, large- and small-group formats).

Work collaboratively with other discipline experts to integrate pharmacology into a clinically oriented model using clinical presentation schemes for first- and second-year osteopathic medical students.

Present this material with a focus on interactive small group learning environment using a variety of delivery techniques including, but not limited to, flipped classrooms, clinical problem solving, workshops and video podcasts, and gamification.

Develop assessment tools to evaluate the progress of the students and to prepare them for success on the COMLEX and USMLE medical boards.

Work with other faculty and course directors in developing integrated content delivery using innovation, best-teaching methods, and quality review cycles.

Serve on school committees, advise students, and interview applicants as assigned.

Scholarly activity is expected for progression in academic rank.